Dementia is an illness that causes a progressive decline in a persons functioning and affects a persons thinking, behaviour and ability to perform everyday tasks. These symptoms are already seen with majority of the South Sudanese elders who came to Australia. Most of these elders are either confined to house because they have nowhere to go.
They cant go to School, work or any other social clubs in order to relax their minds. With careers unaware of situation these elders may be facing at long run. I thought it was time to bring these to the public attention with one of the seniors who has been talking about it Rachiel Ayen Garang Dut